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[ざっ()·しゅ()]
zasshu
noun

English Meaning(s) for 雑種

noun
  1. hybrid; crossbreed; mongrel

Definition and Synonyms for 雑種

Crossbreed an organism that is the offspring of genetically dissimilar parents or stock
Synonyms: 交配種, 交雑種, 間の子, 雑種
Hybrid a composite of mixed origin
Synonyms: ハイブリッド, 変り種, 混成, 混成物, 雑種
Loan-Blend a word that is composed of parts from different languages (e.g., `monolingual' has a Greek prefix and a Latin root)
Synonyms: ハイブリッド, 変り種, 混成語, 雑種
Crossbreed especially offspring produced by breeding plants or animals of different varieties or breeds or species
Synonyms: 交配種, 交雑種, 間の子, 雑種

Meanings for each kanji in 雑種

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species; kind; class; variety; seed Kanji Details »

Categories 雑種 is a member of

Being a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently
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Complex a conceptual whole made up of complicated and related parts
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Word a unit of language that native speakers can identify
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Sample Sentences for 雑種

Europe is a continent of energetic peoples.
This dog is a mongrel.

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